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Date: 1300-1400
Language: Anglo-French
Origin: meiniee 'household', from Latin mansio; MANSION

menial

1 adjective
     
Related topics: Occupations
me‧ni‧al1
BO menial work is boring, needs no skill, and is not important:
a menial job
She did menial tasks about the house.

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